M.Sc. Online


Chatham University

16 months
20344 USD/year
20344 USD/year
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Chatham University’s Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program is delivered fully online with working nurses in mind. The program offers faculty expertise and support in an interactive learning environment that encourages reflection and growth in professional practice. 


Through exposure to evidence-based practice, interprofessional collaboration, and experiential learning opportunities, students gain essential skill sets to advance in roles in one of our three tracks: nursing leadership, nursing education, or nursing informatics. The curriculum consists of 11 (six core and five specialty track) 15-week courses. The Master of Science in Nursing program is routinely ranked as a “Best Online Program” by U.S. News and World Report.

Explore the MSN Degree:

The Chatham University Nursing MSN program is delivered as an online program. The program builds on the Bachelor of Science in Nursing foundation by preparing nurses to advance their careers as nurse educators, leaders, or informatics specialist in a variety of settings. A total of 120 practice experience hours will be obtained. Practice experiences are completed at approved practice experience sites with the guidance of an approved preceptor. 

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Scientific Underpinnings for Practice
  • Informatics Foundation and Health Care Technology
  • Organizational Leadership in Nursing
  • Health Assessment and Promotion Across the Lifespan
  • Professional Role: Communication & Collaboration for Improving Pt. Outcome
  • Health Policy & Advocacy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 16 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


33 SCH



Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete free online application 
  • 3.0 undergraduate grade point average (GPA) on a 4.0 scale
  • Official academic transcripts from all colleges or universities previously attended verifying completion of BSN degree
  • Copy of your current résumé
  • Copy of current valid RN license
  • Admissions Essay:  Describe the evolving role of the MSN prepared nurse in the practice setting. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20344 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27126 USD for the full programme during 16 months.
  • National

    20344 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27126 USD for the full programme during 16 months.


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